- - unknown fry in tank
|Shinigami1980 ||08-14-2009 11:28 AM |
unknown fry in tank
can any one ID these redish color fry. the rest are guppy. the only female fish i had in my tank were guppy who died soon after birth. i found these fry inside one of my plant. they look completely different to me from the guppy.
i have attached couple of pics.
|DragonFish ||08-14-2009 08:59 PM |
Hmm....they look like they could be Platy....
|Shinigami1980 ||08-15-2009 01:51 AM |
well i did have a preg' platy. unfortunately that platy is still the same. i can still see the gravid point.
|British ||08-15-2009 09:47 AM |
In a lot of livebearers the gravid point does not go away fully.
|Shinigami1980 ||08-15-2009 11:07 AM |
but my platy is still fat like its abt to give birth. but i've had these fry for abt two weeks. is it possible the plants i bought a while back had eggs inside? does that happen?
|DragonFish ||08-15-2009 01:19 PM |
Yup, it can happen. Or if you got the plant from a tank with platys, a couple newborn fry could have hitched a ride home with you. What was in the tank with the plant you bought?
|British ||08-15-2009 01:26 PM |
Your Platy could just be pregnant again. Livebearers can store sperm for a rather long time.
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